Green Wave go 20-11 overall, finish fourth in C-USA and advance to the postseason
Jamie Kaplan posts game highs with 17 points, seven assists as Green Wave reach 20-win plateau
Dale tallied double-double with 18 points, 12 rebounds as Wave improve to 19-6 overall, 10-2 in C-USA
Blagg, Dale score 17 points each as Green Wave improve to 18-6 overall, 9-2 in C-USA action
Tiffany Dale posts double-double with 22 points, 10 rebounds as Green Wave improve to 14-5 on the year
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Career Notes: Two-year letterwinner has played in 50 games with 17 starts for her career...enters junior season averaging 2.58 points, 3.68 rebounds, 0.70 steals, 0.48 assists and 0.14 blocks per game.
2013-14: Saw action in all 31 games with 17 starts as a sophomore...finished fourth on the team in rebounds (135), tied for fourth in free throws made (42), and fifth in both rebounds per game (4.4) and blocked shots (7) while averaging 3.4 points per game...named to 18th Annual Tulane/DoubleTree Classic All-Tournament Team after averaging 8.5 points, 6.0 rebounds, 2.00 steals, 1.5 assists and 0.5 blocked shots during the Wave's run to the tourney title...scored in double figures twice, including a career-best 14 points after sinking 7-of-8 field goals against Northeastern in the opening round of the Tulane/DoubleTree Classic (12/28)...pulled down at least six rebounds 10 times, including a career-high 10-board effort vs Loyola (12/8) and at Southern Miss (3/1)...posted eight multiple-steal outings, including a career-best four thefts vs Saint Francis in the FGCU Hilton Garden Inn/Homewood Suites Classic (12/21)...tallied six multiple-assist contests, including a career-high three dimes at Auburn (12/3) and vs Northeastern...had a career-best two blocked shots at Southern Miss.
2012-13: Played in 19 games as a true freshman...averaged 1.3 points and 2.6 rebounds per game...had five or more rebounds on five occasions, including a season-best nine vs UNC-Wilmington (12/2)...scored a season-high four points on 2-of-2 shooting vs Western Michigan (11/24)...tallied assists vs Louisiana Tech (11/9), at UNC-Wilmington, at LSU (12/9), vs Eastern Michigan (12/29) and at SMU (2/28)...posted steals at Southern (11/16), vs Auburn (11/28) and at LSU.
High School: Three-year letterwinner at Bob Jones High for coach Tim Miller...named a three-star recruit, received an 88 scout grade and was ranked the No. 45 wing nationally by ESPN.com while claiming the No. 4 prospect in the state by BamaPrepGirls.com...helped lead the Patriots to a combined 98-13 overall record with three consecutive District 6A Area 15 titles, a state championship as a junior in 2011 and a pair of state runner-up finishes...named second-team all-state and second-team Huntsville Times Elite her final two prep seasons...averaged 14 points and 10 rebounds as a senior when she claimed state and regional all-tournament honors...as a junior, averaged 15 points and 10 rebounds, including 15-point, six-rebound, one-block, one-steal performance in the state championship-game win over Hoover...named MVP of the Regional Tournament and claimed state all-tournament recognition...also selected to participate in the 2011 Alabama All-Star Game where she had seven points and a team-best eight rebounds in helping the North defeat the South, 79-41...in AAU action, Jones played two years for the Southern Starz where she helped the team win the Super Regional Championship and finish runner-up in the state each of the last two seasons...in 2010, she helped the Starz finish 11th in the nation, fifth in the Sophomore Showcase and third in the FILA Nationals 17U Division while winning the AAU D2 National Championship and AAU Super Regional titles in 2011...also lettered twice in track and field where she finished third in the long jump during the 2011 state meet and was selected to the all-metro team...off the court, was a member of the Career Honor Society, Fellowship of Christian Athletes and Young Life.
Personal: Born Tierra Joné Jones on Jan. 13, 1994, in Decatur, Ala...daughter of Thomas and Lucita Jones...has one brother, Maurice, and one sister, Kiamsha...majoring in business.
Jones' Career Statistics
Points: 14 vs Northeastern (12/28/13)
Field Goals: 7 vs Northeastern (12/28/13)
Free Throws: 4 on 4 Occasions; last at Mississippi State (3/20/14)
Rebounds: 10 at Southern Miss (3/1/14); 10 vs Loyola (12/8/13)
Assists: 3 vs Northeastern (12/28/13); 3 at Auburn (12/3/13)
Steals: 4 vs Saint Francis (12/21/13)
Blocks: 2 at Southern Miss (3/1/13)
Minutes: 30 vs Virginia (12/20/13)
Double-Figure Scoring: 2
Double-Figure Rebounds: 2